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Composer & Opus Theatre founder, Polo Piatti and star pianist & Opus patron, Oliver Poole will be sharing their thoughts in this crucial time for the arts with three very special guests: Classic Brit Award Nominee singer Carly Paoli, ‘EMMA For Peace’ founder Paolo Petrocelli and conductor & impresario Gianluca Marciano.

Posted 14:37 Thursday, May 28, 2020 In: Music & Sound Tags: Carly Paoli Oliver Poole Opus Theatre Polo Piatti

Some distinguished musicians will be sharing thoughts and plans online during this time of self-isolation, not only on the future of the music industry but much more on the value of music in human life as a whole, writes Chris Cormack

Posted 16:41 Wednesday, May 20, 2020 In: Music & Sound Tags: Carly Paoli Chris Cormack Global Conversations Olive Poole Polo Piatti

Beethoven’s birth remembered in Hastings Sinfonia’s opening concert of 2020 season

Hastings Sinfonia includes a well-known work by Beethoven in its opening 2020 season concert on Saturday 1 February in celebration of the 250th anniversary of the great composer’s birthday. In mid-year it has concerts with the London Mozart Players and separately will be presenting a concerto written around Queen’s greatest hits. Chair Sandra Goodsell describes what waits in store.

Polo Piatti - Composer of Libera Nos

Experienced singers wanted!

Celebrated Hastings-based composer Polo Piatti is looking for 20 committed singers to join the distinguished London Mozart Players performing the world-premiere of his powerful and emotional multi-faith oratorio Libera Nos. The new choir will also be joined by members of the Hastings Sinfonia, five soloists and a children’s choir. HOT’s Chandra Masoliver reports.

London Mozart Players tune up for first concert at Opus

The London Mozart Players, the UK’s longest-established chamber orchestra, are the new Artists in Residence at Opus Theatre, where they plan to deliver an exciting programme of classical music concerts and outreach work throughout the 2019/20 season. The orchestra’s Cat Fuller explains.

Posted 11:09 Tuesday, Nov 12, 2019 In: Music & Sound Tags: Cat Fuller Julia Desbruslais London Mozart Players Opus Theatre Polo Piatti

Local composer to enjoy world premiere in US

It is quite unusual for a living composer based in the UK to have one of his major works given its world premiere in the USA. But this is the plan for Hastings-based composer Polo Piatti, whose Bohemian Concerto for piano and orchestra will be performed at the prestigious Sandler Centre for the Performing Arts in Virginia Beach in October. Nick Terdre reports.

Posted 17:31 Friday, Sep 27, 2019 In: Music & Sound Tags: Bohemian Concerto Daniel W Boothe Opus Theatre Polo Piatti Thomas Pandolfi

FIESTA: A Night of Passion

Hastings Sinfonia is working on their most exciting concert yet. Their summer concert will be FIESTA: A Night Of Passion, to be held at St Mary in the Castle on Saturday 6 July at 7.30pm. Sandra Goodsell, chair of Hastings Sinfonia, writes.

Posted 18:30 Sunday, Jun 16, 2019 In: Music & Sound Tags: Ana Leon Chabrier FIESTA: A Night Of Passion Giulio Tampalini Hastings Sinfonia Marquez Polo Piatti st mary in the castle thomasin trezise

Opus: Classical music for everyone

Local musician, composer and creative innovator, Polo Piatti has a goal: to make classical music accessible to all, not only an elite, high earning percentage of the population. With this in mind, he and his team at The Opus Theatre put together affordable musical programmes for the people of this area with renowned musicians more used to performing at venues hosting thousands of people in the audience. How lucky we are to have such a generous, sincere organisation in our town. HOT’s Zelly Restorick writes.

Posted 09:35 Wednesday, May 22, 2019 In: Music & Sound Tags: Oliver Poole Polo Piatti The Opus Theatre
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